Association of Salesian Past Pupils refers to any organized group of persons who were students or members of any educational institution run by the Salesians of Don Bosco. There is an international organization (Past Pupils) with headquarters in Rome. Organizations, groups and associations of past pupils of Don Bosco can be traced since his time with past pupils coming back to Valdocco to visit and give honor to their spiritual teacher. This is also considered a group of the Salesian Family and it has a great influence in the Salesian Spirit.